Litigation

California Sues Leaders Of City Hit By Pay Scandal

LOS ANGELES - (AP) The California attorney general's office sued eight current and former officials of the scandal-ridden city of Bell on Wednesday, accusing them of defrauding taxpayers by granting themselves salaries so high they were illegal and a disgrace to public service. The suit demands the officials, including former City Manager. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.